Zouaves, Tirailleurs, & Chasseurs a Pied
Of France, 1830 to Present


Zouaves

Tirailleurs

Chasseurs a Pied

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Zouaves


     The following is a listing of Zouave units that served as a part of the French Army.

Corps des Zouaves (1830-1837)
Regiment des Zouaves (1837-1852)
11th Regiment of Zouaves (1939-1940)
1st Regiment of Zouaves (1852-1960)
12th Regiment of Zouaves (1939-1940)
2nd Regiment of Zouaves (1852-1962)
13th Regiment of Zouaves (1939-1940)
3rd Regiment of Zouaves (1852-1962)
14th Regiment of Zouaves (1939-1940)
Regiment des Zouaves de le garde imperiale (1855-1870)
        21st Regiment of Zouaves (1939-1940)        
4th Regiment of Zouaves (18??-1962)
22nd Regiment of Zouaves
8th Regiment of Zouaves (1914-1962)
23rd Regiment of Zouaves
9th Regiment of Zouaves (1940-1962/1982-2006)
29th Regiment of Zouaves


Tirailleurs


     The following is a listing of Tirailleur units that served as a part of the French Army.

1st Regiment of Algerian Tirailleurs
3rd Regiment of Algerian Tirailleurs
2nd Regiment of Algerian Tirailleurs
4th Regiment of Algerian Tirailleurs


1st Regiment of Zouaves & Tirailleurs
3rd Regiment of Zouaves & Tirailleurs
2nd Regiment of Zouaves & Tirailleurs
4th Regiment of Zouaves & Tirailleurs


Chasseurs a Pied


     The following is a listing of Chasseur units that served as a part of the French Army.

1st Battalion of Chasseurs a Pied
6th Battalion of Chasseurs a Pied
2nd Battalion of Chasseurs a Pied
7th Battalion of Chasseurs a Pied
3rd Battalion of Chasseurs a Pied
8th Battalion of Chasseurs a Pied
4th Battalion of Chasseurs a Pied
9th Battalion of Chasseurs a Pied
5th Battalion of Chasseurs a Pied
10th Battalion of Chasseurs a Pied


Resources & References


  • Books & Published Material
  • - "Epopee des zouaves: 4e zouaves et zouaves de la garde." Jules Theodore Burkard; 1897.

    - "Historique du 1er regiment de zouaves." Ernest Escoubes; 1882.

    - "Histoire du 2e Regiment de Zouaves." Joseph Spitz; 1901.

    - "Historique du 3e regiment de zouaves." Francois Louis Albert Marjoulet; 1887.

    - "Les Zouaves." Gaston Gangloff; 1893.

    - "Les Zouave et Les Chasseurs A Pied." Henri d'Orleans Aumalele; 1855.

    - Volumes I & II, "Memoirs of Marshal Bugeaud." Charlotte M. Yonge; Hurst and Blackett Publishers, London, England, 1884.

    - "Nos Zouaves." Paul Laurencin; Paris, France, 1888.

    - "Recollections of a Zouave before Sebastopol." Felix Maynard; Hayes & Zell Publishers, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1856.

    - "Reminiscences of an officer of Zouaves." Jean Joseph Gustave Cler; 1860.

    - "Souvenirs d'un officier du 2. de Zouaves." Paris, France; 1859.

     
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